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The chief sanitary doctor of Ukraine explained the increased incidence COVID-19 in the country

The increase in the incidence of coronavirus infection in Ukraine is associated with the easing of quarantine restrictions, it was stated by the chief sanitary doctor of the country Victor Lyashko.

Earlier, Prime Minister of Ukraine Denis Shmyhal said that the Cabinet will consider the possibility of strengthening of quarantine measures in the event of a rapid rise in the incidence of coronavirus in ten of the 24 regions of the country.

"We see growth due to the fact that every week we start some new breaks. New softening give results – open kindergartens, hotels, transport, recently opened accommodation facilities, sanatoriums. All this leads to the fact that there will be more social contacts, which non-compliance with regulations can lead to an increase in the number of new cases," - said Lyashko in the air of TV channel "Ukraine is 24".

According to the latest data of the Ministry of health, the number of identified cases of infection with coronavirus COVID-19 per day in Ukraine increased by 683 to 753 29, died, 16 people. World health organization March 11 announced the outbreak of a new coronavirus infection COVID-19 pandemic. According to the latest who data, the world revealed more than 7.4 million cases of infection, over 418 thousand people died.

Current information on the situation of COVID-19 in Russia and worldwide can be found on the portal stopmanager.of the Russian Federation.